Is Hoboken a sanctuary city--or isn't it?
Feb 12, 2017 | 1 1 comments | 140 140 recommendations | email to a friend
Dear Editor: Is Hoboken a sanctuary city--or isn't it? You would think that the answer to this question. would be clear and transparent. In a recent Hoboken Reporter article (1/29/2017) Mayor Dawn ...
The father of modern Secaucus
Former Mayor Paul Amico dies at 103
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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“I’ve always been lucky to enjoy good health,” former Mayor Paul Amico said in 2013 when he celebrated his 100th birthday. But he was also born with a lot of good luck and political savvy that allo...
Condos celebrate grand opening
801 Palisade Avenue features open design
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Condo buyers searching for a cosmopolitan lifestyle with NYC views and landscaped outdoor space, at a fraction of the cost of Manhattan, have a new option. According to Coldwell Banker New Homes, a...
Snyder girls win Hudson County indoor track title
Four earn National Girls and Women Day distinction
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Just three years ago, the girls’ track and field team at Snyder High School had just five athletes. Not much you can do as a team with just five competitors. But those five would trudge to meets, k...
Fight the Donald, locally
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Dear Editor: Many wonder how they can voice their anger at Donald Trump, his policies, and make lasting positive change. While voters in other states only have the opportunity to express their ange...
Can’t get your birth certificate locally?
Legislators will attempt to rectify situation
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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Gov. Christopher Christie recently gave a conditional veto to a bill that would allow birth certificates to be issued in all Hudson County municipalities, after a scandal stopped the practice years...
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Funeral services were held Feb. 9 at Grace Apostolic Church, Jersey City, for Cheryl J. Washington-Jamison of Jersey City. She passed away Feb. 3. She was the mother of Gerard Jamison, Miles Washin...
A hot night at the bookstore
Writers of women’s erotica to talk about craft and passion
by Al Sullivan
Reporter staff writer
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One of the things that former Jersey City resident Rachel Kramer Bussel learned as she edited her latest book on women’s erotica is that exploring personal passion can be very liberating. Bussel, t...
On education, media, and the future of democracy
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Dear Editor: There’s a little known thinking crisis going on in our country. Sometimes called the “dumbing down of America,” it began roughly in the 1980s, and, not surprisingly, coincided with a l...